July 19, 2017 RSS feed / Opinion

The oak outside the window

Just beyond my jalousie writing windows, the green subtropics explode with July juice, an advancing army of the twisted and entwined fueled by a chlorophyll river. More...

Silence of the lambs

The feelings are difficult to put into words. But Paul Simon did in the opening track of his “Graceland” album. The song was called the “Boy in the Bubble.”  More...

Trump’s Warsaw triumph

Imagine that President Donald Trump gave a speech praising a strong Europe. Imagine that he called forthrightly on Russia to stop its aggression in Ukraine and join the community of responsible nations. More...